Tom Terry New Managing Director of Human Resources
Stanton Chase Los Angeles is pleased to announce the placement of Tom Terry as Managing Director of Human Resources at Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport, the market leader in new and used auto transport.
“Tom’s strong background in human resources paired with his professional style make him an excellent fit for Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport’s culture,” said Bill Brewer, Director at Stanton Chase Los Angeles and co-leader of the search, alongside Lindsay Lautz, Director. “He will do an excellent job working with this business in translating strategic initiatives into tactical and operational plans and leveraging his analytical skills to solve business problems.”
As Managing Director of Human Resources, Terry is responsible for the design, implementation, and management of the human resources strategy and programs in the areas of policy/practices, compensation, benefits, recruitment, orientation, corporate wellness, training and development, employee relations, performance management, organizational development, corporate culture, compliance, HR systems, and enterprise risk management. As a member of the senior management team, he will drive excellence in human resources initiatives that support the company’s strategic growth plans.
Terry most recently served as the Director of Global Human Resources for OSI Optoelectronics, Inc., supporting two division Presidents and the CHRO. Prior to OSI, he held an interim role as the Head of Human Resources for Exceptional Children’s Foundation. For 17 years, Terry progressed to the top human resources role for ZEE Medical, which was purchased by McKesson Corporation and later, during his tenure, purchased by Cintas Corporation. Earlier in his HR career, he worked for Daewoo Motor America, Inc. and Zephyr Manufacturing Co., Inc.
Terry earned his Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix and an MBA from Pepperdine University. He is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR).
About Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport
Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport (www.hansenadkins.com) is a privately held firm and the market leader in new and used auto transport. There are 37 terminals located in cities from Canada to Florida. Hansen & Adkins is headquartered in Los Alamitos, California, and was founded in 1994 by Louie Adkins and Steve Hansen. The company is dedicated to the business of vehicle transportation and related services. Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport offers transportation services that move new and used vehicles from manufacturing plants, ports, railhead, and auctions to retail dealerships. The people of Hansen & Adkins Auto Transport are committed to providing the highest quality service at reasonable rates to provide enhanced value to their customers.
About Stanton Chase
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